here is a poster that hangs in my six-year-old daughter’s room: it reads “Wonder Woman for President”, the superhero towering over the world she’s doing her best to save. It’s a reproduction of a 1972 Ms magazine cover, the feminist publication’s inaugural issue.
I always found the image lovely, but had no real attachment to Wonder Woman herself. I wasn’t a comic book or superhero fan; and unlike some of my friends who grew up wearing red-and-blue Underoos and watching Lynda Carter play Wonder Woman on television, she wasn’t my go-to feminist icon.
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